RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Ibovespa stock index rises on Thursday, 23, following the rise of international stock markets, with investors still digesting the decision of the Federal Reserve (Fed).
The day before, the U.S. central bank signaled that the withdrawal of monthly stimulus of US$120 billion, the tapering, should begin only "soon", although internal pressures have grown for the Fed to start raising interest rates as early as 2022. At 10:40 AM today, the main B3 index was up 0.60% to 112,957 points.
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